August 13, 2020

About the author

Stephan Haggard

Stephan Haggard is the Lawrence and Sallye Krause Professor of Korea-Pacific Studies, director of the Korea-Pacific Program, and distinguished professor of political science at UC San Diego. With Marcus Noland, he is the author of “Hard Target: Sanctions, Inducements and the Case of North Korea” (Stanford University Press, 2017).

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The next Kim-Trump summit: what North Korea could offer the U.S.

The real work on a DPRK-U.S. deal is only just beginning

Stephan Haggard February 7, 2019

The next Kim-Trump summit: what the U.S. could offer North Korea

From sanctions relief to liaison offices, here's how Washington can keep diplomatic momentum going

Stephan Haggard January 28, 2019

How the U.S. can break the diplomatic impasse with North Korea in 2019

Washington must show greater flexibility - and be prepared to offer "complementary measures"

Stephan Haggard January 3, 2019

As Pompeo returns from Pyongyang, is diplomacy back on track?

This weekend's high-level talks appear to have succeeded - for the most part

Stephan Haggard October 7, 2018

After the Pyongyang summit, what next for North Korea-U.S. dialogue?

The onus is now on Washington to structure a more sustained - and sustainable - negotiating process

Stephan Haggard September 20, 2018

Absent calculated risks, U.S.-DPRK diplomacy getting nowhere fast

Trump's cancellation of Pompeo visit to Pyongyang shows a growing obsession with China trade gambit

Stephan Haggard August 26, 2018

Pompeo in North Korea: worse than we thought

The Secretary of State's visit raised, rather than lowered, the risk that progress will stall

Stephan Haggard July 8, 2018

The Kim-Trump summit scorecard: who came out on top?

The joint statement left much to be desired, but there are reasons to be optimistic

Stephan Haggard June 14, 2018

Communication breakdown: the White House needs to get its story straight

Trump’s defenders tout his unpredictability as an asset, but to date it has yielded very little

Stephan Haggard May 27, 2018

Parsing the Panmunjom Declaration

A historic Kim-Moon agreement represents progress, but the really tough issues all lie ahead

Stephan Haggard April 29, 2018